Parking Solutions

Solution One

  • Plan and implement a pilot of smart and connected parking meters/spaces that allow for centralized management, smartphone payment, dynamic pricing and other features to assist the public in finding parking and Metro in managing the availability of parking.

Solution Two

  • With broad adoption of demand-based and progressive pricing, set targets for the number of blocks downtown that are between 60%-80% occupancy. Link multimodal transit apps and systems to satellite parking/park-n-ride around urban core and activity centers. 

Solution Three

  • Remove parking minimums in areas identified for growth in NashvilleNext, measuring inventory of parking supplied by code vs. by market. Update zoning code to remove parking minimums and explore parking maximum targets for growth areas.